Facilities Manager

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  • Job Reference: 1232
  • Job Title: Facilities Manager
  • Location: Brentford
  • Basic Salary Range: £40,000 - 45,000 + Package
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Posted 6 years ago
  • This position has been filled

On behalf of our corporate client whom are in the financial services industry, we are recruiting for an In-house Facilities Manager to join their business and ensure the smooth and efficient running of the office/building locations, and the management of associated external suppliers and service providers.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide the key point of contact for employees and landlord/FM services providers, act as a co-ordinator across internal and external relationships to ensure effective delivery of managed solution for facilities management
  • Across all sites, supervise and oversee all day to day building preventative and corrective maintenance within assigned areas of responsibility
  • Manage routine out-of-hours maintenance tasks and on-call duties
  • Attend and represent the company at meetings with Tenants/Managing agents/Landlords.
  • Produce plans and processes to ensure business continuity is maintained and that these are frequently tested, liaise with other Directorates and in particular IT to ensure they ensure all technology elements of the plan are in place and tested
  • To drive compliance with current Health and Safety legislation with the objective of ensuring that all reasonable and proper measures are taken to protect the safety and health of all employees and visitors

Skills and experience required

  • Facilities Management qualification
  • Health & Safety qualification (NEBOSH, IOSH)
  • Possession of a valid, clean driver’s licence
  • Proven experience in building maintenance field, broad-based supervisory, technical and general construction knowledge
  • Knowledge of property management and legal requirements
  • Basic understanding of mechanical, electrical and plumbing maintenance
  • Experience of managing or co-ordinating Health & Safety legislation, policies and procedures
  • Experience of creating and implementing business continuity plans